Andreas Lexhag is an associate within the Nordic Private Equity team in our Global M&A Practice in Stockholm and joined White & Case in 2021. Andreas mainly advises leading Nordic and European private equity houses and their portfolio companies as well as international corporates and banks, and has experience from assisting clients with, inter alia, M&A transactions, LBOs, public takeovers, IPOs, rights issues, ABBs and private placements, complex carve-outs and general corporate matters in various industries and sectors.
Prior to joining White & Case, Andreas practiced at two Swedish top tier law firms since 2017.
Deal experience includes, inter alia, the following transactions:
Representation of Arcus Infrastructure Partners, an investment fund manager focused on European infrastructure, on its acquisition of Opus Bilprovning, one of Sweden's largest vehicle inspection companies.
Representation of EQT, a leading global investment firm, in connection with the offering and listing on Nasdaq Stockholm.*
Representation in connection with Nordic Capital's, a leading private equity firm in the Nordic region, investment in Sambla Group, a Nordic credit and loan comparison service company, and acquisition of Consilium Marine & Safety, a global producer of fire and gas safety products.*
Representation of Volati, a Swedish industrial group, in connection with the divestment of Besikta Bilprovning, a motor vehicle inspection company in the Nordics, the acquisition of Scanmast, a telecommunications equipment supplier in the Nordics and the Lex Asea distribution and subsequent listing of Bokusgruppen, Sweden's market-leading book retailer, on Nasdaq First North.*
Representation in connection with Visa's, a payment technology company, acquisition of Tink, a Swedish fintech company and one of Europe's leading open banking software-as-a-service providers.*
Representation of FOREX Bank, a Swedish retail bank specializing in currency exchange, in connection with the sale of its banking portfolios to ICA Banken, a Swedish bank which is part of the retail chain ICA Gruppen and provides financial services to Swedish customers.*
Representation of Impilo, an investment company focused solely on investments in Nordic companies operating in the pharmaceutical, medical technology, healthcare services and other health-related industries, in connection with its investment in Euro Accident, an insurance company.*
Representation of VINCI Airports, a private airports operator, in connection with its acquisition of Airports Worldwide, a US-based airport company.*
*Experience prior to joining White & Case